West Virginia contains two schools that offer christian counseling programs. Ohio Valley University, the highest-ranking christian counseling school in WV, has a total student population of 495 and is the 427th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 christian counseling schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ohio Valley University comes out as the most expensive ($16,271/yr), with Appalachian Bible College as the lowest recorded at only $13,415/yr.
Christian Counseling students from West Virginia schools who go on to become christian counselors, christian faith workers, chistian counselors, spiritual workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,140 people working as religious workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,160. Also, Social workers make on average $50,470 per year and there are about 73,250 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the christian counseling schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from christian counseling, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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